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January 2019


Welsh Crucible 2019 : roadshow

Main University Building, Cledwyn Conference Room 3 (TCR3)
Wednesday 23 January 2019, 14:00–15:00
Penny Dowdney
Penny Dowdney
01248 382266





Welsh Crucible opens call for applications 2nd January 2019

What is Welsh Crucible?

Welsh Crucible is a prestigious and award winning programme of professional and leadership development for the future research leaders of Wales. In 2019, we will select 30 exceptional researchers from across Wales to work together to explore how they can tackle the current research challenges facing Wales, as well as looking at the skills needed to take their research careers to the next level. Welsh Crucible will help you build networks, forge collaborations and enhance your professional profile. Please see the attached leaflet for more information.

Dates for your diary:

Welsh Crucible 2019 will take place through three two-day residential workshops and applicants will need to be in a position to commit to attending all 6 days.

·         23rd and 24th May 2019 in Cardiff

·         20th -21st June 2019 in Aberystwyth

·         18th -19th July 2019 in Swansea

Programme costs will be covered for the successful applicants.

Am I eligible to apply?

Applications are invited from excellent early to mid-career researchers, in any discipline, with at least 3 years’ postdoctoral experience (or equivalent if non-HEI). Applicants should be based in Wales and working either in a partner university or in research and development in business, industry or the public/third sector.

The closing date for applications is midnight on the 15th February 2019.

For more information and an application form visit our website or contact us directly at Follow us on Twitter (@welshcrucible) for updates, and take a look at our Welsh Crucible video:

Welsh Crucible 2019 : roadshows

We are offering the following roadshow for staff interested in applying for Welsh Crucible in 2019 :

Wednesday January 23rd 2019

Please book here :

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